Examples from the Web for burma
As a result, Burma was welcomed back to the international community.Hope and Change? Burma Kills a Journalist Before Obama Arrives|Joshua Carroll|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Although Burma is warm during the day, the temperature drops dramatically at night.
Tha had begun working with Karen refugees in Thailand when one day he decided to head into Burma itself.
In May 1990, Burma had its first free elections in 30 years.
Rwanda, Darfur, Pakistan, Iraq, Indonesia, Burma, Haiti, Kashmir, even New Orleans.
When any foreigner was taken into the service of the King of Burma he had to swear an oath of fidelity.The Soul of a People|H. Fielding
Bingham on one occasion in Burma noticed this species hawking butterflies.Mimicry in Butterflies|Reginald Crundall Punnett
In Burma all the higher branches of architecture are almost exclusively dedicated to religion.
Burma will not let them through if he can help it; but if they are many he must fail, and we perish.A Noble Queen (Volume I of 3)|Philip Meadows Taylor
Since then a similar school, though on a smaller scale, has been established at Tharrawaddy in Burma.
British Dictionary definitions for burma
Word Origin and History for burma
from Burmese people's self-designation; see Myanmar. Related: Burman.
Culture definitions for burma
Republic in Southeast Asia, now officially known as Myanmar, bordered by Bangladesh, India, and the Bay of Bengal to the west; China to the north and northeast; Laos and Thailand to the east; and the Andaman Sea to the south. Rangoon is its capital and largest city.